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Hurricane Katia strengthens into a major category four hurricane


September 6th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Katia rapidly strengthened into a major category four storm on Monday as it moved north of the Caribbean, forecasters said. There is no immediate threat to land.Katia ... Read more...

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Support swells for Anna Hazare in Chennai (Lead)


August 17th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 17 (IANS) Support for veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare's demand for a strong anti-corruption bill swelled here Wednesday with a large number of people from varied walks of life ... Read more...

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Support swells for Hazare in Chennai


August 17th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 17 (IANS) Support for veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare's demand for a strong anti-corruption bill swelled here Wednesday with large number of people from varied walks of life pledging ... Read more...

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Support for Anna swells in Uttar Pradesh


August 15th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 15 (IANS) People in various cities of Uttar Pradesh have begun rallying round social activist Anna Hazare, who begins an indefinite hunger strike in Delhi Tuesday to press ... Read more...

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Kerala families keep anxious eye on Bahrain


February 19th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19 (IANS) Families and regional experts in Kerala are anxiously following the ongoing turmoil in several Middle Eastern countries, especially Bahrain which has a large Indian diaspora."Of the 2.3 ... Read more...

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Shakira On a High After YouTube Landmark


January 27th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
No, Shakira has not sung a new track for YouTube or anything similar. The lady in question is still on a super-high, she has revealed. Shakira, the website shows, has ... Read more...

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Bhopal’s seige by protesting farmers swells


December 21st, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 21 (IANS) Thousands of protesting farmers continued their siege of the Madhya Pradesh capital for the second day Tuesday, blocking all roads leading to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's house ... Read more...

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New technology could turn ocean into giant power plant


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Experts at Florida Institute of Technology's College of Engineering are testing a new technology to convert the energy produced by waves into electricity, which could the ocean into ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Actor Dick Van Dyke Rescued by Porpoises!


November 10th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Dyke Van Dyke, who started out on ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show’, has been reportedly rescued by a school of porpoises who pushed him to shore after ... Read more...

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Four cups of coffee a day keeps gout from women at bay


September 10th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Imbibing four cups of coffee a day can more than halve the risk of gout in women, finds a recent study. Researchers found those drinking that amount or more ... Read more...

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Kiss lands girl allergic to nuts in hospital


July 8th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) A kiss landed a schoolgirl allergic to nuts in hospital because her boyfriend forgot to tell her he had eaten hazelnuts that morning. Laura Kukic, 14, a resident of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Watch real life stories of ex-servicemen on Doordarshan


July 5th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Viewers of state-broadcaster Doordarshan can now get to see real-life stories of Indian ex-servicemen and their contribution in building and protecting the nation. The defence ministry ... Read more...

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Aliens exist on Saturn’s moon: NASA


June 6th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Scientists at US space agency NASA have found vital clues that primitive aliens could be living on Titan, one of Saturn's biggest moons. On the basis of chemical composition ... Read more...

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Swarming ’swells’ brains of desert locusts


May 26th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Scientists in Cambridge have discovered that the locust swarm has extraordinary effects on the insect's brains.Although desert locusts are infamous for their swarming behaviour - when they migrate ... Read more...

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American woman sues plastic surgeon for giving her “four breasts”!


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 3 (ANI): A Staten Island woman is said to be suing a plastic surgeon after the breast surgery she underwent left her with "double-bubble" deformities.Maria Alaimo, 47, had undergone ... Read more...

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New observations by astronomers deepen mystery about star-like Suns


December 8th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 8 (ANI): An extensive study made with ESO's (European Southern Observatory's) Very Large Telescope deepens a long-standing mystery in the study of stars similar to the Sun.Unusual year-long variations in ... Read more...

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Kolkata race course gallops back to life


November 14th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) There was a time when the Kolkata Race Course was the place to be seen every weekend. In the last couple of decades that became a ... Read more...

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‘Allergic man’ can’t touch his ‘creamy’ wife!


November 2nd, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 02 (ANI): A man in Britain suffers from a very weird problem - whenever he tries to get close to his wife he ends up running away.Darren Young has an ... Read more...

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Vijaywada turns into island as floodwaters of Krishna River swells


October 5th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Oct 5 (ANI): Floodwaters from the Krishna River have cut off the town of Vijaywada from rest of Andhra Pradesh.The Krishna River contains over 10 lakh cusecs of water received from ... Read more...

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US mid-West states suffer loss worth almost 5 m dollars after storms


August 21st, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.21 (ANI): Communities across four mid-West American states were looking over the damage caused by powerful storms on Wednesday night. At least 18 suspected tornadoes left behind a huge clean-up job ... Read more...

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Hurricane Bill continues to strengthen


August 19th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Bill, now a category four storm, continued to strengthen rapidly on Wednesday morning, forecasters said.Bill is currently located about 460 miles east of the Leeward ... Read more...

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Bailed out J P Morgan Chase to spend 120 m dollars on corporate jets


March 24th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.24 (ANI): A bailed out J P Morgan Chase has announced plans to spend 120 million dollars on buying two luxury corporate jets similar to the Gulfstream V model. In ... Read more...

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Personal trainer in quest of feeling fat swells to 110kg ”for gym clients”!


March 11th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 11 (ANI): A personal trainer, who decided to put on weight so that he can better understand his gym clients, has now gained 30kg in three months.Paul PJ James, ... Read more...

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Rip currents are the greatest danger in oceans


July 28th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Experts have indicated that the greatest danger that an ocean poses to humans is most likely rip currents.Every year, more than 100 beachgoers drown in these strong ... Read more...

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National Defence Academy intake swells to 400


July 3rd, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) There is good news for the officer-depleted Indian armed forces. After facing a drought during its January intake, the premier National Defence Academy (NDA) at ... Read more...

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Human fat powered $3 m boat aims to set new speed record!


December 24th, 2007 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): A bio diesel speedboat powered in part by liposuctioned human fat will go around the world in a bid to set a new speed record.Pete Bethune will ... Read more...

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